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East Coast Bistro

60 Prince William St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 2B1, Canada
+1 506-696-3278
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
60 Prince William St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 2B1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Obviously this place is well-known and very popular because we had a hard time getting a table. Still, we managed to get a table for 8pm. The "pub" room downstairs was full, but the "upstairs" room where folks with reservations are seated only had one...More

Thank 11,542
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of eating here on a recent stop in St John. The room is spare, and lacks the expected ambience you may be looking for-but take your seat and be repaired to have your culinary socks knocked off your feet. The food is...More

Thank stevie8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I made a reservation on their website yesterday for dinner tonight, and received a confirming email from them. When my wife and I arrived at the restaurant, they didn't have our reservation. So the waiter whom we were talking with about this checked with a...More

Thank Kenneth K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really nicely appointed intimate restaurant with great service and food. The wine choices looked pretty interesting, though we stuck to soft drinks because we had a lot of work to accomplish afterwards. The gnocchi, which had the most delicious fried spinach garnish,...More

Thank Jack B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had just gotten to St John and it was teeming !!! We found a parking space and walked around the corner to East Coast Bistro without a reservation. The tables in the front were occupied so Hailey sat us in the back. We were...More

Thank Jacq047
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our favorite restaurant in our 3 week tour around Canada/USA.Service was very good and the food was delicious.You can see watch the chefs at work.We wish we lived closer!

Thank nigelwaters2001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had four delicious entrees, flavour and execution, and the best creme brulee my wife has had: highly recommend.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

East Coast Bistro is a lovely restaurant that would be perfect for special occasions or for stretching your palate and trying unique combinations. The potatoe leek soup was thick and smooth with contrasting bits of fresh green onion and crunchy long shreds of potatoes crisps....More

Thank Saucysavory
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

On our way to Moncton, we wanted to sample a great lunch in Saint John, and we definitely found it! The cod special was exquisite. And the other choices were as mouth watering. Highly recommend.

Thank Denis7299
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We enjoyed dinner twice at East Coast Bistro. The food was delicious, and is served in style. The best dinner experience I had in 2 months in the Maritime Provinces. The wine list had great affordable choices to pair with dinner. The restaurant is small,...More

Thank EESTravels
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12 June 2017|
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Response from Rob W | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes. However, this is not a bar but a very good restaurant. Enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Prince William St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 2B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  New Brunswick  >  Saint John
  • Phone Number: +1 506-696-3278
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Maritime Bistro Cuisine focusing on locally sourced seasonal ingredients, prepared with exceptional technique in our open kitchen. Casually Dine on Food so Fine
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